World History Class Centropa Exam

This is a Centropa final exam for  10th grade students. The students will use interviews and albums. There have already been several steps along the path--this is the destination.

This exam will enable the students to use the Centropa interviews to connect the concepts they have studied to the lives of Jewish families who lived in Europe in the 20th century. To amplify their discussions of these concepts, they will also use additional sources to complete the final exam project.

In addition to your Centropa materials, students have to include information from, and a citation to, at least one of the following sources:

  • Adler, et al., World Civilizations, vol. II.
  • One or more articles from the Jewish Virtual Library (
  • Any item from the New York Times or another national newspaper, available online.
  • Any item from the American Jewish Yearbook or other material found in the American Jewish Committee archives (

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